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Chinese-owned tourism businesses cash stretched
10 Mar 2020   /

Chinese-owned tourism businesses cash stretched

A survey of Chinese-owned businesses in New Zealand shows tourism operators are seeing fewer customers and their cash flows will only last about three months.


Hastings delays China tourism competition
4 Feb 2020   /

Hastings delays China tourism competition

Hastings District Council has delayed its Amazing China-Hastings Year of Tourism competition because of the coronavirus outbreak.


Nearly 10k Chinese cancellations confirmed
31 Jan 2020   /

Nearly 10k Chinese cancellations confirmed

Around 20% of the potential market has cancelled already with more expected in coming days.


Tourism now more exposed to China-led disruptions – ASB
29 Jan 2020   /

Tourism now more exposed to China-led disruptions – ASB

NZ tourism is now more exposed to falls in the Chinese market than it was in the SARS crisis of 2003, says ASB.


Coronavirus: Cancellations, postponements pour in
28 Jan 2020   /

Coronavirus: Cancellations, postponements pour in

The sector is bracing for the impact of the outbreak although estimates vary on its longterm effect.


Coronavirus: Queenstown rumours swirl as Boult warns against “racism”
28 Jan 2020   /

Coronavirus: Queenstown rumours swirl as Boult warns against “racism”

A suspected case is being investigated in Queenstown as Jim Boult warns against “racism and xenophobia”.


Coronavirus: Tourism share prices slide
28 Jan 2020   /

Coronavirus: Tourism share prices slide

NZX-listed tourism companies are starting to feel the effects of the outbreak.


Coronavirus: VSEAG monitoring outbreak – MBIE
28 Jan 2020   /

Coronavirus: VSEAG monitoring outbreak – MBIE

Operators are urged to inform TNZ of cancellations so it can collate and share information.


Coronavirus: Group ban risks nearly 30% of Chinese market
27 Jan 2020   /

Coronavirus: Group ban risks nearly 30% of Chinese market

The Chinese Govt ban on outbound tours will hit a significant proportion of NZ’s second-largest source market.


Rotorua showcase deepens links to its $40m Chinese market
27 Jan 2020   /

Rotorua showcase deepens links to its $40m Chinese market

Destination Rotorua’s annual Chinese New Year event has taken place in Auckland as the Year of the Rat is ushered in.


No plans for coronavirus screening at NZ airports – Govt
22 Jan 2020   /

No plans for coronavirus screening at NZ airports – Govt

Overseas airports are screening for the lethal strain from China but the Ministry of Health is not in favour.


NZ risks $500m from fall in China arrivals – TNZ
21 Jan 2020   /

NZ risks $500m from fall in China arrivals – TNZ

A continuing drop in the China market could see the country miss out on half-a-billion dollars over the next two years.


Shanghai centre of attention for Air NZ China strategy
14 Jan 2020   /

Shanghai centre of attention for Air NZ China strategy

The airline is focused on the Chinese city following a “challenging” 2019.


Destination Rotorua, Christchurch Airport partner to target Chinese market
18 Dec 2019   /

Destination Rotorua, Christchurch Airport partner to target Chinese market

Destination Rotorua has partnered with Christchurch Airport to adopt Chinese smartphone app Alipay in a bid to help Rotorua businesses be more successful in the Chinese market. 


China-Hastings Year of Tourism school contest kicks off
3 Dec 2019  

China-Hastings Year of Tourism school contest kicks off

The first of the gifts that are the heart of the Amazing China-Hastings Year of Tourism secondary school competition have arrived.


Minister: China-NZ Year of Tourism “not about numbers”
14 Nov 2019   /

Minister: China-NZ Year of Tourism “not about numbers”

Kelvin Davis rejects criticism from National that the Govt has been ‘distracted’ over the China-NZ Year of Tourism.


ATEED launches destination guide on WeChat
13 Nov 2019   /

ATEED launches destination guide on WeChat

Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development has launched a destination guide on Chinese social platform WeChat.


Special gifts for China-NZ Year of Tourism
13 Nov 2019   /

Special gifts for China-NZ Year of Tourism

A kapa haka performance and special carving have been given by Te Puia | New Zealand Māori Arts and Crafts Institute in the official China-New Zealand Year of Tourism closing ceremony.


Tourism missing out on $173m because of ‘distracted Govt’ – McClay
13 Nov 2019   /

Tourism missing out on $173m because of ‘distracted Govt’ – McClay

A ‘distracted’ Government has failed to deliver on China tourism, according to the National Party.


TNZ jumps on China’s Singles Day with $327k investment
8 Nov 2019   /

TNZ jumps on China’s Singles Day with $327k investment

Tourism New Zealand has spent $327k on a campaign to run during China’s one-day shopping extravaganza, Singles Day, in a bid to promote New Zealand as a holiday destination.


Davis to attend China-NZ Year of Tourism closing ceremony
6 Nov 2019  

Davis to attend China-NZ Year of Tourism closing ceremony

Tourism minister Kelvin Davis will fly to China on Friday for the China-New Zealand Year of Tourism closing ceremony.


NZ-China FTA upgrade boosts Chinese tour guide numbers
5 Nov 2019   /

NZ-China FTA upgrade boosts Chinese tour guide numbers

Operators will find it easier to employ Chinese tour guides under the new free trade agreement, says the govt.


Davis heads to China for 2019 China-New Zealand Year of Tourism
20 Jun 2019   /

Davis heads to China for 2019 China-New Zealand Year of Tourism

Tourism minister Kelvin Davis is flying to China tomorrow to meet with minister of culture and tourism Luo Shugang, other political leaders and senior tourism officials to discuss future tourism cooperation opportunities.


SKYCITY wins China tourism growth award
12 Jun 2019   /

SKYCITY wins China tourism growth award

SKYCITY Entertainment Group has won the Contribution to the Growth of Chinese Tourism in New Zealand accolade at the HSBC New Zealand China Trade Association Awards.


Tourism NZ partners with Chinese tech giant Tencent
2 May 2019  

Tourism NZ partners with Chinese tech giant Tencent

Tourism New Zealand has partnered with China’s tech giant Tencent Holdings to keep NZ “top of mind” for high-value Chinese visitors. 


Parker talks tourism in China
29 Apr 2019  

Parker talks tourism in China

Tourism was on the agenda of last week’s official government visit to China led by the Minister for Trade and Export Growth, David Parker. 


China visitor numbers dive 26% in February
12 Apr 2019   /

China visitor numbers dive 26% in February

The drop contributed to an overall dip in total February arrivals to 417,900, down 1.3% on the same month last year. 


Chinese New Year arrivals fall 9% – TIA
2 Apr 2019   /

Chinese New Year arrivals fall 9% – TIA

China arrivals to New Zealand during the Chinese New Year Holiday period fell 9% on last year’s record level, according to an analysis by Tourism Industry Aotearoa.


PM: Tourism a crucial strand in NZ-China relationship
1 Apr 2019  

PM: Tourism a crucial strand in NZ-China relationship

Jacinda Ardern’s address to the 2019 China-NZ Year of Tourism launch at Te Papa on Saturday.


Davis: People have read too much into CNZYOT launch delay
1 Apr 2019  

Davis: People have read too much into CNZYOT launch delay

Tourism minister Kelvin Davis has rejected any suggestion the delay to the launch event of the 2019 China – NZ Year of Tourism was because of a strained relationship between the two countries.


China – NZ Year of Tourism launch event back on
12 Mar 2019  

China – NZ Year of Tourism launch event back on

The postponed event will now be held at Te Papa on 29 March.


QTR: Chinese New Year arrivals fall to 2017 levels
8 Mar 2019   /

QTR: Chinese New Year arrivals fall to 2017 levels

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Academic: China-NZ YOT will deliver second-tier city push
26 Feb 2019  

Academic: China-NZ YOT will deliver second-tier city push

The China New Zealand Year of Tourism will help raise awareness of Aotearoa as a destination in second-tier Chinese cities, but expectations should not be for an immediate flood of visitors according to an expert on China travel.


English: Tourism operators should have confidence in China
22 Feb 2019  

English: Tourism operators should have confidence in China

New Zealand tourism operators should continue to have confidence in the Chinese market despite current global geopolitical tension according to former New Zealand prime minister Sir Bill English.


England-Hall: No facts, no comment on China
18 Feb 2019   /

England-Hall: No facts, no comment on China

Tourism New Zealand chief executive Stephen England Hall said it is too soon to know whether the current uncertainty around government relations with China will affect visitor numbers.


Chinese media takes swipe at NZ tourism
15 Feb 2019   /

Chinese media takes swipe at NZ tourism

The sector here risks a “large financial loss”, warns a Chinese government-controlled publication.


Wednesday Letter: Industry should prepare for the worst from China
13 Feb 2019   /

Wednesday Letter: Industry should prepare for the worst from China

China has taken a shot across NZ’s economic bow. Industry should prepare for the worst.


Industry downplays CNZYOT launch delay
13 Feb 2019  

Industry downplays CNZYOT launch delay

Industry has downplayed the postponement of next week’s 2019 China-New Zealand Year of Tourism launch, claiming there are no “shadows in the dark”.


Operators risk “devastation” in possible China fallout
12 Feb 2019   /

Operators risk “devastation” in possible China fallout

Industry concerns are raised over a cooling relationship following the postponement of the 2019 China-NZ Year of Tourism launch.


Minister: “Still excited about China-NZ Year of Tourism”
12 Feb 2019   /

Minister: “Still excited about China-NZ Year of Tourism”

Tourism minister Kelvin Davis says he is still excited for the China-New Zealand Year of Tourism despite the postponement of its launch.


National claims govt putting China “relationship at risk”
12 Feb 2019   /

National claims govt putting China “relationship at risk”

The National Party has piled into the postponement of the launch of the China-NZ Year of Tourism claiming the government is putting a vital relationship at risk.


Chinese New Year visa numbers fall
5 Feb 2019   /

Chinese New Year visa numbers fall

There’s anecdotal evidence of a slowdown in Chinese New Year activity – here’s the first piece of hard data.


China Southern backs NZ lantern festivals
5 Feb 2019   /

China Southern backs NZ lantern festivals

China Southern Airlines has added sponsorship of New Zealand’s largest showcase of Chinese culture to its portfolio of investments fostering relations between the two countries.


How many Chinese visitors will come to NZ? Check China’s GDP growth
6 Dec 2018  

How many Chinese visitors will come to NZ? Check China’s GDP growth

Growth is directly related to China’s economic performance, says a visiting economist.


Te Papa hosts China tourism insight event
4 Dec 2018  

Te Papa hosts China tourism insight event

Around 120 tourism professionals, government representatives and academics have converged on Te Papa today for new insight on China’s outbound tourism market.


China-ready Rotorua means connections, social networks and WeChat
23 Nov 2018  

China-ready Rotorua means connections, social networks and WeChat

The power of connections, social networks and the necessity of WeChat were the top lessons to emerge at Destination Rotorua and the North Asia Centre for Asia Pacific Excellence’s first China-ready workshop.


Operators partner to spearhead “dual destination” China strategy
1 Nov 2018   /

Operators partner to spearhead “dual destination” China strategy

Wayfare, Skyline, NZICC and ACB will together target the lucrative Chinese incentives and conference market.


Perspectives: China’s Consul General to NZ, Xu Erwen
15 Oct 2018   /

Perspectives: China’s Consul General to NZ, Xu Erwen

Xu Erwen on the potential opportunities ahead in the 2019 China – NZ Year of Tourism.


Te Papa to host  2019 China-NZ Year of Tourism opening ceremony
15 Oct 2018   /

Te Papa to host 2019 China-NZ Year of Tourism opening ceremony

Te Papa will host the official 2019 China-New Zealand Year of Tourism opening ceremony on 20 February next year.


DQ gears up for inaugural China Tourism Exchange
12 Oct 2018   /

DQ gears up for inaugural China Tourism Exchange

Destination Queenstown is gearing up for next week’s inaugural China Tourism Exchange travelling to Shanghai, Hangzhou and Chengdu which comes ahead of next year’s China-New Zealand Year of Tourism.